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Washington: SpaceX launched a commercial communications satellite using a Falcon 9 rocket, its third flight in just 12 days. The rocket blasted off on Wednesday evening at 0738 hours from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, delivering the satellite called the Intelsat 35e to a geostationary transfer orbit. The satellite was deployed about 32 minutes after …

Washington: Five people, including an attacker, were killed in a shooting incident in Orlando on Monday. Police said the early morning incident at Florida business headquarters had no connection to terrorism. “It appears to be a work-related incident,” CNN affiliate WFTV reported. It was reported earlier that the police were investigating a “multiple fatality” shooting. …

Washington: The planned launch of the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft for a commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station on Thursday was scrubbed due to poor weather. Liftoff was targeted for 1755 hours  (EDT) on June 1 (0325 hours on Friday India time) from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. “Standing down …

Washington: Legendary Golfer Tiger Woods was on Monday arrested under the charges of drunk-driving in Florida in the US, claimed police. He, reportedly, was released on bail a few hours ago from the Palm Beach County police station. He got arrested in the Jupiter town, claimed the media reports. He, however, is yet to make …

At least five people were killed and more than eight others were injured when a gunman opened fire, on Saturday, at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood airport in Broward County (Florida).

New York: As many as 11 people were held hostage at a bank in Jacksonville, Florida, after a failed bank robbery, reports US media. The robber, however, surrendered to police and freed all hostages. SWAT team members were rushed to the spot soon after the incident was reported. Hostages were held inside the Community First …

Washington: Leaving behind the Democratic Party candidate Hillary Clinton, Republican Donald Trump became the President of United States of America on Wednesday. While 270 points were needed to win the Presidential elections, Trump managed to get a 276 mark. He got 5,72,74,259 votes while Clinton got only 5,63,33,030 votes. Trump will be the 45th President …

The mosque has temporarily relocated its morning prayers for Eid al-Adha to a nearby place. Hamaad Rahman, associate imam at the mosque said, "For this to happen to us, on the morning of our biggest celebration of the year, was something horrific